Ayada Resort - Outer Atolls

USD$2,259 per person - 7 Night Garden Villa Package Twin Share May-July 2022 Book Now

Ayada Resort is a beatiful awe inspiring luxury resort located in one of the most wave rich regions of the Maldives, Gaafu Dhaal Atoll. 

Traditionally, surfers have always preferred surf charters to explore this region on boats such as the Maavahi. But Ayada offers a luxurious alternative for couples and families with non-surfers and those who want to indulge in pure luxury! 

With access to 5 world class surf breaks within 30 mins of each other, Ayada is in a great position to take advantage of variable weather patterns Gaafu Dhaal experiences from Feb - Nov. 

The resort itself run a professional surf program with experienced surf guides and instructors ready to take you surfing as much as possible. 

Ayada Resort has 8 dining options in total, 9 room types of varying levels of luxury, water sports centre and an award winning day spa.  

Surf Resort
Surf Skill: 
Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov
USD$2,259 per person - 7 Night Garden Villa Package Twin Share May-July 2022 Book Now


Ayada Resort features a staggering 9 room types in total:

  1. Garden Villa 
  2. Beach Villa 
  3. Beach Suite 
  4. Sunset Beach Suite 
  5. Ocean Villa 
  6. Sunset Lagoon Suite 
  7. Sunset Ocean Suite 
  8. Sunset Family Suite 
  9. Ayada Presidential Suite 

Room types vary in size from 100 sqm to 320 sqm. 

World Surfaris recommends the Garden or Beach Villas for those with a moderate budget and the Sunset beach suite or Ocean Villa for those who want to over-indulge in complete and utter luxury living. 


Ayada Resort features a staggering 8 dining options spread throughout Ayada's landscape: 

Ocean Breeze Overwater Restaurant & Bar - Aptly named for its location serving fresh seafood, pastas, fine steaks and perennial faves. 

Mizu Japanese Teppenyaki Grill - Serving the best and freshest fish, meat and vegetarian dishes imaginable. 

Kai Far East Restaurant - Far-Eastern style dishes with an extensive range of sushi and sashimi interpreted from the greatest chefs in China, Japan, Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam 

Zero Degree Poolside Restaurant & Bar - Poolside dining with a mixture of dishes inspired by Europe, Asia and the Middle East. 

Magu (Main Restaurant) - Open for breakfast and dinner. Magu is the main dining restaurant with buffet style dining. 

Sea Salt Beach BBQ - Ideally located on the beach Tuesdays and Fridays. 

Ottoman Lounge Turkish Cafe - Turkish teas and coffees in a traditionally inspired decor that mimics a cafe in the heart of Turkey. 

Ile De Joie Wine and Cheese Island - Lovers of the finer things in life to enjoy surrounded by the Indian Ocean. High quality cognacs, premium whiskies and a range of high-end bottled digestives. 



Surf Ayada Resort - Outer Atolls

Ayada Surf Program offers daily surf transfers and guiding to 5 of the top 12 breaks in Gaafu Dhaal (Tiger Stripes, Love Charms, Two Ways, Five Islands and Antiques).

The program also features a full time surf photographer who will capture your every wave. 

Rental boards are also available at Ayada from $40 per person, per 3 hours or $80 a day. 


Surf Guides

Laura - Surf Manager from California

Jeeko - Surf Guide from neary local island 

Agustin - Surf Photgrapher 

Non-Surf Activities

The Maldives is a tropical oasis surrounded by bautiful Indian Ocean everywhere you look. 

Ayada Resort has been designed to incorporate daily water activities into your holiday if you so desire. 

Fishing at sunset, glass bottom boat tours, stand up paddle boarding, island excursions, snorkeling and dolphin watching tours are some of the most popular day trips at Ayada.